Contact Dr. Ragan for further details on any of these clerkships/externships.
|National Institutes of Health||Veterinary Resources Program||Bethesda, MD||Clerkships will be designed for each student, based on background and interests. Should commit to 6 weeks.|
|USDA, ARS||BARC, Livestock & Poultry Science Inst||Beltsville, MD||Research all aspects of protozoan diseases, especially coccidiosis of chickens, turkeys, swine, and livestock; develop methods for reduction of production losses and control by biological methods; improve efficiency of feedstuff conversion.|
|USDA, ARS||BARC, Livestock & Poultry Science Inst||Beltsville, MD||Research to improve the efficiency of feedstuff conversion by dairy and beef cattle and sheep; examine growth parameters, endocrine and nutritional regulators, immune system interaction, rumen fermentation, and energy metabolism.|